BBC Lands ESPN Digital Deal

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The National Association of Broadcasters' convention is in full swing in Las
Vegas and a handful of cable players are making news.

BBC Technology said it sold digital equipment and software to ESPN, including
elements of its "Colledia Control" systems integration, training and
operational-support system.

ESPN will use the equipment in its digital-conversion project as it switches
from tape to full digital format, as well as launching high-definition